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Student Wellness Services

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1 NISG January updates
Northern Iowan Staff
Northern Iowan 119:36, p.02
2/13/2023 The Northern Iowa Student Government (NISG) give their monthly updates of events and accomplishments on topics like NISG Engagement Week, NISG campaigns, and the Legislative Liaison Team (LLT).
2 Take care of yourself during finals week
Koehler--Emma (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 119:28, p.01
12/8/2022 Emma Koehler points out on-campus resources as well as tips that can help students make it through finals week; photo.
3 Student Wellness holds Wellness bingo
Saathoff--Abigail (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:41, p.13
3/10/2022 Student Wellness Services held wellness bingo to teach the participants about the eight dimensions of wellness; photo.
4 Meet the candidates: VP for Student Life
Christensen--Caroline (Student--2021)
Northern Iowan 118:34, p.02
2/14/2022 The final three candidates for the Vice President of Student Life position are introduced: Heather Harbach, Javier Flores, and Lyn Redington; photos.
5 Finals destressing activities
Northern Iowan 118:26, p.05
12/2/2021 Students participate in de-stressing activities hosted by Student Wellness Services; photo.
6 UNI Now! and Welcome Week: Back and better than ever
McGuill--Lauren (Student--2019)
Northern Iowan 118:2, p.01
8/30/2021 UNI's new orientation coordinator Joellen Hatchett kept old traditions while creating new ones for this years Welcome Week and UNI Now! for both old and new students. Lauren McGuill gives more details of the specific events held throughout the week; photos.
7 Make time for you before finals
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:53, p.03
4/26/2021 Student Wellness Services offers ways to help prevent stress during finals week.
8 Panther Portrait: De-stress fest bingo
Witherow--Anthony (Student--2020), Cummings--Gabriella (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 117:52, p.04
4/22/2021 Student Wellness Services hosted "De-Stress Fest Bingo" to help inform students on how to take care of themselves during high-stress moments; photos.
9 Stay safe this homecoming
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:47, p.04
4/5/2021 Student Wellness Services provides safety tips for students as Homecoming 2020.5 approaches.
10 SWS asks "Do you have condom sense?"
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:31, p.03
2/8/2021 Student Wellness Services discusses the importance of using contraceptives and promotes their "Condom Sense" program; photo.
11 Get a health coach!
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:28, p.03
1/28/2021 Student Wellness Services encourages students so utilize the Wellness Coaching service.
12 Take time for you this finals season
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:24, p.03
11/9/2020 Student Wellness Services gives advice as finals approach; photo.
13 Have an attitude of gratitude this season
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:22, p.03
11/2/2020 Student Wellness Services discusses ways to express gratitude on campus.
14 Stay safe in social settings: Do it for YOU!
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:18, p.01
10/19/2020 Student Wellness Services outlines steps students can take to keep themselves safe in the pandemic; photo.
15 Spread the word, not germs!
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 117:13, p.03
10/1/2020 A list of suggestions for preventing COVID-19 transmission on campus from Student Wellness Services; photo.
16 Wellness Services: stay safe this spring break
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 116:42, p.03
3/9/2020 Student Wellness Services offers tips in regards to alcohol, sexual health, friends, and phone safety.
17 Wellness Services: Eating Disorder Awareness Week
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 116:37, p.03
2/20/2020 Student Wellness Services discusses eating disorders and upcoming events for National Eating Disorder Awareness Week February 24-28, including Love Your Body Yoga, Guest Speaker Kara Richardson Whitely, The Gene Project, Intuitive Eating Lunch & Learn, and Fat Talk Free Friday; photo.
18 "I Heart Female Orgasm" talks sex
Johnson--Liam (Student--2020), Cummings--Gabriella (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:34, p.08
2/10/2020 UNI's Campus Activities Board and Student Wellness Center collaborated to present "I Heart Female Orgasm," an informative event about sexuality held on February 6 in the Maucker Union Ballroom; photos.
19 Wellness Services: Join the "Joyful Mover" Movement
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 116:29, p.03
1/23/2020 Student Wellness Services (SWS) encourages students to focus on "Joyful Movement," a mindset where participants engage in physical activity that ignites interest, fueled by intrinsic motivation. They discuss how physical activity can impact spiritual, environmental, occupational, intellectual, emotional, social, and financial wellness; photo.
20 Students de-stress before finals
Maas--Emma'le (Student--2019), Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:27, p.01
12/12/2019 Student Wellness Services hosted De-Stress Days from December 9-11 in the Maucker Union ballrooms. Activities included crafts, therapy animals, hot chocolate and eat, and "Walk the Labyrinth," among others. More upcoming events include P.E.T.P.A.L.S. in Rod Library and Student Wellness Wednesdays in the library's Makerspace; photos.
21 Wellness Services: De-Stress Days at UNI
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 116:25, p.03
12/5/2019 Student Wellness Services gives tips on how to lessen stress and discusses the return of De-Stress Days in the lead-up to finals. Activities and events will include emotional support animals, coloring, crafts, puzzles, hot chocolate or tea, and much more in the Maucker Union Ballroom; photo.
22 Wellness Services: express gratitude everyday
Student Wellness Services Staff, Social media
Northern Iowan 116:20, p.03
11/7/2019 Student Wellness Services reminds students that as finals and deadlines approach, expressing gratitude every day can make for a healthier and more emotionally stable lifestyle; photo.
23 Counseling Center sees policy change
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021), NI Archives
Northern Iowan 116:11, p.02
10/8/2019 The UNI Counseling Center has altered its scheduling policy for the 2019-2020 school year, partially due to the declining enrollment.
24 Counseling enter sees policy change
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:11, p.02
10/7/2019 The UNI Counseling Center has changed its scheduling policy for the 2019-2020 school year. Counseling sessions, which had previously been unlimited for students under the mandatory student health fee, are now limited to five per year. Any additional sessions must now be billed to the student's health insurance. The reason for the change is partially based on declining enrollment; photo.
25 Homecoming Picnic 2019
Legaspi--Sofia (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:10, p.04
10/3/2019 Rain caused UNI's annual Homecoming Picnic to take place in Maucker Union; photos.
26 Wellness Services: homecoming safety tips
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 116:9, p.03
9/30/2019 Student Wellness Services provides tips on how to have a safe homecoming; photo.
27 Student Health Clinic: birth control, flu shots
Kelsey--Elizabeth (Class of 2021)
Northern Iowan 116:8, p.02
9/26/2019 The UNI Student Health Clinic (SHC) had no policy changes birth control and birth control education and will continue distribution. Flu shot clinics will also be held in the coming weeks. These walk-in clinics can be covered by health insurance companies or will be a $30 fee.
28 SWS: wellness coaching
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 116:4, p.03
9/12/2019 Student Wellness Services offers Wellness Coaching to students as method of support.
29 Relax in the Union at "De-stress Days"
Student Wellness Services Staff
Northern Iowan 115:51, p.03
4/22/2019 On April 29-May 1the Student Health Advisory Committee hosted De-Stress Days. The Advisory Committee provided activities such as massages and crafts and also special treats like panther punch, tea, and dogs to hang out with!
30 STD Awareness: get yourself tested
Chaney--Beth (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:47, p.03
4/8/2019 Graduate Assistant at the Student Wellness Services, Beth Chaney discusses the importance of getting tested for sexually transmitted diseases. Chaney also informs the student population that STD testing is quick, easy, and painless at the Student Health Clinic.
31 Relax at Rod with Student Wellness Services
Weber--Colby (Student--2018), Fortmann--Toni (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 115:30, p.05
1/28/2019 Article announces the Student Wellness Services are offering "Wellness Wednesday" and "Take Time Thursday" in the Makerspace at the Rod Library. These wellness days attempt to provide a safe place for students to go to decompress and de-stress. Activities including coloring, bracelet-making, essential oils, and gratitude cards are offered to give students a few minutes to unwind.
32 Student Wellness Services offers wellness coaching
Chaney--Beth (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 115:30, p.03
1/28/2019 This article is an informational piece advertising free wellness coaching to students. Wellness Coaching focuses on the eight dimensions wellness model (Intellectual, emotional, spiritual, environmental, social, and physical.) A test is provided before the coaching begins that assess the individuals strengths in these areas. The author includes student testimonies of the positive experiences they have had through their wellness coaching.
33 Students de-stress before finals week
Husmann--Peyton (Student--2018), Palensky--Hayley (Student--2018)
Northern Iowan 116:27, p.05
12/6/2018 Student Wellness Services and the Student Health Advisory Board held "De-stress Days" Dec. 3-5 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM in the Maucker Ballroom. The activities offered included: Coloring, gratitude cards, a meditation labyrinth, companion puppies, hot drinks, and puzzles. All of the activities were intended to alleviate stress.
34 Fall is the time for meditation and growth
Northern Iowan 115:23, p.03
11/12/2018 The Student Wellness Center encourages students to take time for themselves during the semester and gives some tools, like the labyrinth.
35 STD Awareness Month: get yourself tested
Chaney--Beth (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:49, p.03
4/9/2018 The Student Wellness Services is encouraging students to practice safe sex and to get tested for STDs regularly.
36 How best to stay safe during spring break
Northern Iowan 114:42, p.03
3/5/2018 Student Wellness Services writes a column on how to stay safe over Spring Break.
37 Eating disorder awareness on campus
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:40, p.05
2/26/2018 UNI will participate in National Eating Disorder Week with events being held by the Body Image and Eating Disorder Awareness.
38 National Eating Disorder Awarness Week
Hottle--Brooke (Student 2018)
Northern Iowan 114:39, p.03
2/22/2018 Column submitted by Graduate Assistant Brooke Hottle calls attention to National Eating Disorder Awareness Week and provides a schedule of each day's events.
39 UNI now offers wellness coaching to students
Northern Iowan 114:34, p.03
2/5/2018 UNI Wellness Services now offer wellness coaching to students at Student Health Center.
40 UNI offering de-stress opportunities for finals
Chaney--Beth (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:26, p.03
12/4/2017 Beth Chaney from the Student Wellness Center talks about some of the de-stress events being offered on campus for finals week.
41 Students lose stress in the labyrinth
Northern Iowan 114:22, p.03
11/9/2017 Brooke Hottle, Graduate Assistant for Student Wellness Services, explains the benefits of walking the labyrinth. Hottle describes various ways to walk the labyrinth, and includes feedback from students who have walked it.
42 Wellness Wednesday hopes to bring change
Flanders--Anna (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:20, p.05
11/2/2017 Student Wellness Services hosts sessions every Wednesday titled "Wellness Wednesdays." The five week sessions are intended to help students find ways to develop skills to better cope with college life; photo.
43 How students can get enough sleep
Chaney--Beth (Student--2017)
Northern Iowan 114:16, p.05
10/19/2017 Beth Chaney from Wellness Services gives students advice on how to get enough sleep at night; photo.
44 Safe decisions during Homecoming
Northern Iowan 114:9, p.03
9/25/2017 Student Wellness Services gives tips on how to stay safe during Homecoming Week; photo.
45 Take a pledge to protect fellow Panthers: SWS guest column
Haislet--Shawna A (Health Education)
Northern Iowan 112:13, p.3
10/12/2015 Health promotion coordinator Shawna Haislet encourages students to be safe and look out for others during the hectic Homecoming week; photo.
46 Getting the grit: SWS tips for overcoming academic obstacles
Lobberecht--Kayley (Student--2012)
Northern Iowan 112:7, p.3
9/21/2015 Graduate assistant Kayley Lobberecht details how she got over academic obstacles and the steps that can be taken to follow in her footsteps; photo.
47 Youniquely beautiful week
Crouse--Lanie (Student Wellness Services)
Northern Iowan 111:37, p.4
2/19/2015 Student Wellness Service is raising awareness of eating disorders.

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